Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 8th Mar 2013 16:13 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu Mark Shuttleworth: "I simply have zero interest in the crowd who wants to be different. Leet. 'Linux is supposed to be hard so it's exclusive' is just the dumbest thing that a smart person could say." He's right. Lots of interesting insights in this blog post - I may not agree with everything Ubuntu does, but at least it's doing something.
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RE: Wayland or Mir
by Lennie on Fri 8th Mar 2013 18:32 UTC in reply to "Wayland or Mir"
Lennie
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2007-09-22

It will be open source and adopted by others.


While that would be great, I don't think many other Linux distributions adopted Unity and Ubuntu did not abandon Unity.

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RE[2]: Wayland or Mir
by andrewclunn on Sat 9th Mar 2013 11:37 in reply to "RE: Wayland or Mir"
andrewclunn Member since:
2012-11-05

There was already stiff competition for window managers and desktop environments. People are jsut waiting for a replacement to X. Completely different situation.

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